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Mike Honda's Public Statements on Issue: Arts, Entertainment, and History

Full Name: Michael 'Mike' M. Honda
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 17, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 17
Primary June 3, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Widowed; 2 Children: Mark, Michelle
Birth Date: 06/27/1941
Birth Place: Walnut Creek, CA
Home City: San José, CA
Religion: Protestant
Date Title
Aug. 19, 2014 Letter to Yvan Mainini, President of the International Basketball Federation/Federation Internationale de Basketball
Feb. 4, 2014 Letter To John Kerry, Secretary of State - "Comfort Women" Issue
Jan. 24, 2014 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary, Department of the Interior - Conserve National Treasures Using Antiquities Act
Oct. 29, 2013 In Celebration of Diwali
Oct. 8, 2013 Letter to Scott Blackmun, CEO, United States Olympic Committee - Ensure Safety of Americans During Winter Olympics
July 25, 2013 On the Occasion of the 60th Anniversary of the Korean War
June 28, 2013 Letter to Honorable Sally Jewel, Secretary of Department of the Interior - McDonnell Hall's Request to be Registered as a National Historic Landmark
June 5, 2013 Letter to Daniel Snyder, Owner of the Washington Redskins Football Team - Racial Slur
May 13, 2013 Letter to Daniel M. Synder, Owner, Washington Redskins - Name Change
Sept. 11, 2012 Blog: 11th Anniversary of Sept. 11th 2001
May 8, 2012 Letter to Director Jarvis
May 1, 2012 CAPAC Celebrates Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
May 1, 2012 Blog: Statement on Asian Pacific American Heritage Month 2012
March 22, 2012 CAPAC Members Applaud Department of Interior Efforts to Preserve World War II Japanese American Internment Sites
May 6, 2011 Letter to Chairman Mica, Ranking Member Rahall, Chairman Duncan and Ranking Member DeFazio
May 3, 2011 Blog: Commemorate Asian Pacific American (APA) Heritage Month
Jan. 19, 2011 FCC-Approved Merger between Comcast and NBC Universal to Benefit Asian American and Pacific Islander Community
Jan. 15, 2010 Statement Honoring The Life And Work Of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. And Encouraging The Continued Commitment To Martin Luther King, Jr. Day As A National Day Of Service
Feb. 24, 2009 Recognizing the Significance of Black History Month
Feb. 23, 2009 Guam World War II Loyalty Recognition Act
Sept. 17, 2008 Letter to Donald Winter, Secretary of the Navy
April 9, 2008 Calling on the Government of China to End Its Crackdown in Tibet
April 1, 2008 Commemorating the 40th Anniversary of the Assassination of Dr. Marting Luther King, Jr.
Feb. 7, 2008 College Opportunity and Affordability Act of 2007
Feb. 9, 2007 Bainbridge Island American Monument Act of 2007
Feb. 5, 2007 Honoring Black History Month
Dec. 5, 2006 Providing For Preservation Of Historic Confinement Sites
May 22, 2006 Tribute to Commemorate Jewish American History Month
May 22, 2006 Tribute to Commemorate Jewish American History Month
April 25, 2006 To Commemorate and Honor the Victims of the Holocaust
Feb. 21, 2006 CAPAC Members Mark the Day of Remembrance
Feb. 6, 2006 Olver Opposes Warrantless Spying on Americans
Feb. 1, 2006 Black History Month
Nov. 16, 2005 Providing for the Preservation of the Historic Confinement Sites Where Japanese Americans Were Detained During World War II
Sept. 12, 2005 Congressman Honda Celebrates National Hispanic Heritage Month
Sept. 6, 2005 Commemorating the 60th Anniversary of V-J Day and the End of World War II in the Pacific
Jan. 27, 2005 Statement of U.S. Rep. Mike Honda on the 60th Anniversary of the Holocaust
Dec. 16, 2004 Blue Ribbon Panel Promotes Silicon Valley, California
April 28, 2004 Letter to Representative Dennis J. Hastert, Speaker of the United States House of Representatives
April 27, 2004 Armenian Genocide
April 27, 2004 Rep. Honda Mourns Loss of Pat Tillman
March 9, 2004 Congratulating the San Jose Earthquakes for Winning the 2003 Major League Soccer Cup
March 3, 2004 Supporting Goals of Certain Communities in Recognizing National Day of Remembrance
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Justice for United States POWs
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Tribal Sovereignty
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